The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 21 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Permanent jobs citing TDD 57 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.41% 4.17% 4.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.56% 5.01% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 37 32 25
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
TDD
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
493 639 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 81.35% 83.31% 78.46%
Number of salaries quoted 399 534 366
Average salary £38,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.09% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region.

TDD Salary Trend in Somerset

TDD
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

TDD Salary Histogram in Somerset

TDD
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +16 17 £42,500 +3.03% 2
Yeovil - 17 £45,000 - 3
Taunton +9 7 £33,500 -16.25% 4
Bridgwater +4 2 £34,500 - 1
Clevedon - 2 £47,500 -
Street +3 1 £62,500 +19.04%
Wells - 1 £45,000 -
TDD
South West

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 73 (93.59%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (65.38%) Scrum
3 40 (51.28%) JavaScript
4 39 (50.00%) Java
5 35 (44.87%) MVC
6 32 (41.03%) HTML
6 32 (41.03%) CSS
7 31 (39.74%) BDD
8 27 (34.62%) C#
9 24 (30.77%) .NET
10 23 (29.49%) Git (software)
10 23 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (28.21%) SQL
11 22 (28.21%) Pair Programming
12 21 (26.92%) Ajax
12 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
13 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET
13 16 (20.51%) Subversion
13 16 (20.51%) jQuery
14 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
14 15 (19.23%) Selenium
14 15 (19.23%) Spring
14 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
14 15 (19.23%) Web Services
15 14 (17.95%) ATG
16 13 (16.67%) DSDM
16 13 (16.67%) OOP
16 13 (16.67%) JSP
16 13 (16.67%) SOAP
16 13 (16.67%) WebLogic

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 7 (8.97%) Node.js
2 7 (8.97%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.85%) IIS
4 2 (2.56%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.28%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) PaaS
1 5 (6.41%) IaaS
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Trello
3 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.56%) HTTP
3 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) MySQL
3 5 (6.41%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.41%) Redis
3 5 (6.41%) Couchbase
4 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (29.49%) Git (software)
2 16 (20.51%) Subversion
3 15 (19.23%) Selenium
4 12 (15.38%) Eclipse
5 11 (14.10%) JUnit
6 7 (8.97%) Maven
6 7 (8.97%) jMock
7 6 (7.69%) WebLogic Workshop
7 6 (7.69%) Ant
8 4 (5.13%) PHPUnit
8 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
8 4 (5.13%) Mercurial
9 3 (3.85%) Apache Buildr
9 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.56%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.56%) Jasmine
10 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.28%) FitNesse
11 1 (1.28%) Sahi
General
1 10 (12.82%) Retail
2 5 (6.41%) Music Industry
2 5 (6.41%) Advertising
2 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Automotive
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Electronics
3 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (61.54%) Developer
2 16 (20.51%) Java Developer
2 16 (20.51%) C# Developer
3 15 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 14 (17.95%) Analyst
4 14 (17.95%) Test Analyst
4 14 (17.95%) Senior Test Analyst
4 14 (17.95%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (12.82%) Software Engineer
8 9 (11.54%) Software Developer
9 8 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Java Software Developer
12 4 (5.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 4 (5.13%) PHP Developer
13 3 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
14 2 (2.56%) Lead Software Engineer
14 2 (2.56%) Senior QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (41.03%) HTML
1 32 (41.03%) CSS
2 24 (30.77%) .NET
3 21 (26.92%) Ajax
4 16 (20.51%) jQuery
4 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET
5 15 (19.23%) Web Services
5 15 (19.23%) Spring
6 13 (16.67%) JSP
6 13 (16.67%) SOAP
6 13 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 12 (15.38%) RESTful
8 11 (14.10%) XML
9 9 (11.54%) LAMP
9 9 (11.54%) HTML5
10 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (10.26%) REST
11 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (7.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.28%) Blog
2 1 (1.28%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.28%) DTV
2 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.28%) BBC
2 1 (1.28%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Linux
2 5 (6.41%) UNIX
3 3 (3.85%) Windows
4 1 (1.28%) Solaris
4 1 (1.28%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (93.59%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (65.38%) Scrum
3 35 (44.87%) MVC
4 31 (39.74%) BDD
5 23 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (28.21%) Pair Programming
7 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
8 13 (16.67%) OOP
8 13 (16.67%) DSDM
9 12 (15.38%) SOA
9 12 (15.38%) Test Automation
10 11 (14.10%) Refactoring
10 11 (14.10%) Mobile Development
11 8 (10.26%) Web Development
11 8 (10.26%) MVVM
11 8 (10.26%) Waterfall
12 7 (8.97%) DevOps
12 7 (8.97%) Microservices
13 6 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.28%) JavaScript
2 39 (50.00%) Java
3 27 (34.62%) C#
4 22 (28.21%) SQL
5 7 (8.97%) C++
5 7 (8.97%) PHP
6 5 (6.41%) Groovy
6 5 (6.41%) Scala
6 5 (6.41%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.41%) Clojure
7 4 (5.13%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.85%) Python
8 3 (3.85%) CFML
8 3 (3.85%) VB
9 2 (2.56%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.56%) Ruby
9 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.56%) Perl
10 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) ISEB
1 2 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) Ansible
2 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) ATG
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.56%) hybris
4 1 (1.28%) SAP
Taunton, Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Webrecruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £35 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexi-time
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ilchester, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Competitive + pension + more
Posted: 7 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 22 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 22 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 25 days ago